Athletes Famous Cricket Players from Denmark

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List of famous cricket players from Denmark, listed alphabetically with photos of the players when available. Denmark has produced some very talented cricket players over the years, including slips, sweepers and wicket-keepers. These are some of the best Danish cricket players to ever live, so if you're a native of Denmark and are aspiring to play cricket professionally then these people should be your idols. If you're searching for a particular popular cricket player from Denmark then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

Everything from Frederik Klokker to Mogens Christiansen is included on this list.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Danish cricket players?" and "Which cricket players are from Denmark?"

You can click on the names of these legendary cricket players of Denmark in order to get more information about each one. If you play cricket or just love the sport then use this list of talented Danish cricket players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.

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age 38 Amjad Khan is a Danish born, English Test cricketer. He is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm fast-medium bowler.

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Anders Rasmussen age 43 Anders Rasmussen is a Danish cricketer. He made his List A debut against Argentina in the 2007 ICC World Cricket League Division Two, where he took the single wicket of Pedro Bruno but did not ...more

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Andreas Lambert age 37 Andreas 'Andy' Lambert is a Danish cricketer. Lambert is a left-handed batsman who bowles left-arm medium pace. He was born in Århus, Denmark. Lambert represented Denmark Under-19's in 6 ...more

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Died at 82 (1875-1957) Axel Andreas Jacob Andersen Byrval was a Danish amateur football player and manager. He played for Boldklubben Frem, where he was also a cricketer. Byrval was the manager of the Danish national ...more

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age 25 Raja Basit Javed is a Danish cricketer who is more commonly known as Basit Raja. Raja is a right-handed batsman who bowls right-arm fast-medium. He was born at Copenhagen. Having represented ...more

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age 36 Ajay Bobby Chawla is a Danish cricketer. Chawla is a right-handed batsman who bowls leg break. He was born at Frederiksberg, Frederiksberg Municipality. Having played cricket since he was nine ...more

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Carsten Pedersen age 41 Carsten Refstrup Pedersen is a Danish cricketer. Pedersen is a right-handed batsman who bowls right-arm off break. He was born at Herning, Ringkjøbing County. His brother, Michael, has ...more

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David Borchersen age 40 David Østervig Borchersen is a Danish cricketer. Borchersen is a right-handed batsman who bowls right-arm medium pace. He was born at Bjæverskov, Køge Municipality.

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Dennis Zachariasson age 44 Dennis Zachariasson is a former Danish cricketer. Zachariasson was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm medium. He was born in Copenhagen, Copenhagen County. Zachariasson made his List A ...more

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age 35 Frederik Andreas Klokker is a Danish cricketer. Klokker is a left-handed batsman who fields as a wicket-keeper. He was born at Odense, Funen County.

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Henrik Hansen age 41 Henrik Saxe Hansen is a Danish cricketer. Hansen is a right-handed batsman who bowls right-arm fast-medium. He was born at Ringsted, Ringsted Municipality.

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Henrik Øre age 39 Henrik Bjerre Øre is a former Danish cricketer. Øre is a left-handed batsman who bowls left-arm medium pace. He was born at Esbjerg, Ribe County. Øre played a single List A ...more

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Jacob Larsen age 39 Jacob Larsen is a Danish cricketer. Larsen is a left-handed batsman who bowls right-arm medium pace. He was born at Egvad, Ringkøbing County. Larsen represented Denmark Under-19s in six ...more

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Jan Overgaard age 45 Jan Overgaard is a former Danish cricketer. Overgaard was a right-handed batsman. He was born at Køge, Roskilde County. Overgaard made his List A debut for Denmark in international ...more

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Jesper Hansen age 38 Jesper Hansen is a Danish cricketer. Hansen is a right-handed batsman. He was born at Esbjerg, Esbjerg Municipality.

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age 25 Kamran Tariq Mahmood is a Danish cricketer. Mahmood is a right-handed batsman who bowls right-arm fast-medium. He was born at Århus, Århus County. Having represented Denmark at ...more

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Lars Hedegaard age 43 Lars Hedegaard is a Danish historian, journalist and author. He established the International Free Press Society in 2004.

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Martin Jensen age 42 Martin Tanga Jensen is a former Danish cricketer. Jensen was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm medium pace. He was born at Glostrup, Copenhagen County. Jensen represented Denmark ...more

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Martin Pedersen age 30 Martin Pedersen is a Danish cricket player.

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Max Overgaard age 40 Max Overgaard is a Danish cricketer. He has played for the Denmark national cricket team since 2003, having previously represented Denmark Under-19s and Denmark A. He has played one List A match ...more

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age 32 Michael Refstrup Pedersen is a Danish cricketer. He is a left-handed batsman who bowls right-arm off break. He was born at Herning, Ringkjøbing County.

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Mickey Lund age 46 Mickey Lund is a Danish cricketer. He is a right-handed batsman and a leg-break bowler. He played in the ICC Trophy for Denmark in 1997 and 2001, debuting against Malaysia in March 1997. Lund ...more

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Mogens Christiansen age 46 Mogens Stenumgaard Christiansen is a former Danish cricketer. Christiansen was a left-handed batsman. He was born at Herning, Ringkjøbing County. Christiansen first played for Denmark ...more

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Mogens Dahl Nielsen age 46 Mogens Dahl Nielsen is a former Danish cricketer. Nielsen was a right-handed batsman who bowled leg break. He was born at Nykøbing Mors, Viborg County. Nielsen made his List A debut for ...more

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Morten Hedegaard age 46 Morten Hedegaard Andersen is a former Danish cricketer. Hedegaard was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm fast-medium. He was born at Nykøbing Mors, Viborg County. He is more ...more

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Niels Bagh age 57 Niels Gunnar Bagh is a Danish cricket umpire who serves on the ICC Associate and Affiliate International Umpires panel. Bagh first officiated a match of note in 2001 when Staffordshire played ...more

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Niels Kopperholdt age 39 Niels Peter Kopperholdt is a former Danish cricketer. Kopperholdt was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm fast-medium. He was born at Ålborg, North Jutland County. Kopperholdt ...more

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Ole Mortensen age 60 Ole Henrik Mortensen is a former Danish cricketer, probably the best his country has produced. A fast-medium right-arm bowler, in a first-class career with Derbyshire that ran from 1983 to 1994 ...more

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Peter Thomsen age 40 Peter Bonne Collenburg Thomsen is a former Danish cricketer. Thomsen's batting and bowling styles are unknown. He was born at Glostrup, Frederiksborg County. Thomsen represented Denmark ...more

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Rashid Ali age 43 Syed Rashid Ali is a former Danish cricketer. Ali played two matches for Denmark Under-19s against Bermuda Under-19s and Ireland Under-19s in Canada in 1991. He made his Lisr A debut for Denmark ...more

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Rasmus Kofoed Rasmus Frejlev Kofoed is a former Danish cricketer. Kofoed's batting style is unknown. He was born at Aalborg, Aalborg Municipality. Kofoed made his debut for Denmark in a List A match against ...more

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Rizwan Mahmood age 29 Rizwan Tariq Mahmood is a Danish cricketer. Mahmood is a right-handed batsman. He was born at Århus, Århus County. Having represented Denmark at Under-19 level, Mahmood made his full ...more

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Saad Hafeez age 41 Saad Hafeez is a former Danish cricketer. Hafeez was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm medium pace and who also fielded as a wicket-keeper. He was born at Glostrup, Copenhagen County. ...more

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Sair Anjum age 28 Sair Ahmed Nisar Anjum is a Danish cricketer. Anjum is a right-handed batsman who bowls right-arm medium pace. He was born at Copenhagen. Having represented Denmark at Under-19 level, Anjum made ...more

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Shehzad Ahmed age 27 Shehzad Ahmed is a Danish cricketer playing for the Danish national team and the 2008 and 2011 Danish champions Glostrup CC. Ahmed is a right-handed opening batsman and wicketkeeper. Having ...more

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Soren Kristensen age 47 Søren Klitgaard Kristensen is a former Danish cricketer. Kristensen was a right-handed batsman who bowled slow left-arm orthodox. He was born at Aalborg, North Jutland County. Kristensen ...more

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Soren Vestergaard age 46 Søren Vestergaard is a former Danish cricketer. Vestergaard was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm fast.

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Søren Henriksen age 54 Søren Henriksen is a former Danish cricketer. Henriksen was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm fast-medium.

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Thomas Hansen age 42 Thomas Munkholt Hansen is a Danish cricketer. Hansen is a right-handed batsman who bowls left-arm fast-medium. In 1997, Hansen became the third Dane, after Ole Mortensen and Soren Henriksen, to ...more

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Thomas Nielsen age 44 Thomas Bratboel Nielsen is a former Danish cricketer. Nielsen was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm fast-medium. Farooq represented Denmark Under-19's in 4 youth One Day Internationals ...more

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Toivo Vaikvee age 71 Toivo Vaikvee was born 7 June 1947 in Esbjerg, Denmark. He was a New Zealand cricketer who played for the Wellington in the Plunket Shield and Shell Trophy during the 1970s.

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Umar Farooq age 39 Umar Farooq Ahmed is a former Danish cricketer. Farooq's batting style is unknown, but it is known he bowled slow left-arm orthodox. Farooq first played for Denmark Under-19s against Ireland ...more

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Zameer Khan age 28 Zameer Khan is a Danish cricket player.